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ASB president leaves his mark on Carlmont

ASB president leaves his mark on Carlmont

Adriana Kurtovich, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, so does Liam Jocson's ASB presidency. Jocson is a senior who is the ASB president as well as the president of the Filipino Club and a member of the drum line. Throughout his senior year, he has been involved in different extracurricular activities to show his...

Deez Nuts runs for president

Deez Nuts runs for president

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor

August 24, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

“No, I wouldn’t run for United States president right now,” said sophomore Vivian Yip. “I’m too young, what’s the point?” Iowan rising sophomore Brady Olson evidently disagrees, seeing as the 15-year-old is currently running a campaign to get into the White House. Olson found out jus...

Getting to know next year’s ASB president

Getting to know next year’s ASB president

Claire Porter, Staff Writer

March 26, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top News

Next year's presidential agenda is already being set. On Feb. 25, Junior Elise Dimick was elected by the Carlmont student body as next school year’s Associated Student Body (ASB) President, and she is already planning out her ideas. “My main goal is to increase school spirit and to enhance the f...

Reggie Chatman elected as next year’s ASB president

Reggie Chatman elected as next year’s ASB president

Arianna Bayangos, News & Opinion Editor

February 28, 2013


Filed under Campus

Junior Reggie Chatman was elected for next year's Associated Student Body president on Feb 26., 2013. His competition for ASB president was Claire Porter, who is the current junior class vice president. Chatman commented, "I think it was very close and that it was a hard fought battle. I'm just...

The first African-American president

Sarah Klieves, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2013


Filed under As seen in print

Is Barack Obama the president or the “black president”? Becoming and serving as the President of the United States of America is an incredible feat. For over two centuries men have had the honor of serving as the president. But it wasn’t until 2008 when America elected its first African-American...

President Obama’s State of the Union address targets guns

President Obama’s State of the Union address targets guns

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2013


Filed under News

The nation's most influential politicians came under one roof as they listened to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, which covered such topics as education, the war in Afghanistan, and by far the main focus of the night: the topic of gun control. In his speech, Obama, in front of a joint session of Congress, outlined his hop...

President Obama re-elected

President Obama re-elected

November 8, 2012


Filed under News

Carlmont students had mixed feelings over President Obama’s re-election over Republican challenger, Governor Mitt Romney on Nov. 6. While Carlmont Democrats were celebrating, Carlmont Republicans were grumbling at their loss. According to the Huffington Post, Obama won 50.5 percent of the po...

President Obama visits Mountain View for Town Hall meeting

President Obama visits Mountain View for Town Hall meeting

September 28, 2011


Filed under Campus

With the 2012 campaign starting to heat up, President Barack Obama began his tour of California in Mountain View to accept donations to bankroll his reelection campaign as he arrived at Moffet Field early Sunday morning. Obama was greeted by supporters and protesters alike as he was quickly whiske...

President Obama confirms Bin Laden’s death

President Obama confirms Bin Laden’s death

May 1, 2011


Filed under News

(UPDATED, 12:30AM PST) - Osama bin Laden's body has been buried at sea. WASHINGTON (8:45PM PST) - President Obama made an unscheduled announcement to the US late Sunday night. Osama Bin Laden's death was first reported by CNN's John King late Sunday night. He also reported that he has been ki...

President Obama expected to address nation shortly about Osama Bin Laden’s death.

President Obama expected to address nation shortly about Osama Bin Laden’s death.

May 1, 2011


Filed under News

(UPDATE, 8:44PM PST): Obama concludes his announcement. (UPDATE, 8:40PM PST): President Obama confirms Osama Bin Laden's death to the nation. Obama said Bin Laden was killed by US agents in Pakistan. "Justice has been done," Obama said. (UPDATE, 8:36PM PST) - President Obama's speech began an hou...

Robinson elected as ASB president

Robinson elected as ASB president

March 10, 2011


Filed under Campus

Last week, junior Kelly Robinson was elected as ASB president for Carlmont. Robinson only had to defeat one opponent in her race toward ASB president, junior Mindy Yasuda. Even though it was a close match, Robinson emerged victorious in the end. Senior Gino Ferrario is currently ASB president but he...

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